Player Profile: Pierson VanGorp


Name: Pierson VanGorp

Grade: 9

Sport: Basketball

Position: Shooting Guard

How long have you been playing basketball?

“I have been playing for nine years.”

What are some team goals for the season?

“One of our goals is to have a successful defense.”

What is your favorite part of the sport?
“My favorite part of the sport is playing on defense.”

Who is a professional athlete that inspires you?

“One player I look up to a lot is Russell Westbrook.”

What do you think about Coach Monroe?

“He’s a good coach with good potential, but he’s young so he doesn’t know the game as well as some older coaches.”